“ We could not have found a more perfect cottage for our first ever holiday in Devon! Very warm welcome and the little touches inside are fantastic. Hope to be back again soon. Thank you. x

18th 25th February - Helen, John & Family, Cheshire “

Dolly's Barn - 6 Bedrooms Sleeping 11 + Cot

The beautiful Dolly's Barn is a lovely large, six bedroom barn conversion featuring wonderful period qualities and plenty of personal touches to help ensure guests enjoy a happy and memorable holiday. Renovated to a high standard, Dolly's is tastefully decorated throughout with bright rooms and comfortable furniture.

Self Catered Cottages - Dolly's Barn

On arrival guests are met by a pretty hallway with wide open stairs heading up to the first floor and a fully glazed door leading to the large open plan spacious living room with lounge, dining area and kitchen. The dual aspect room has patio doors overlooking the picturesque courtyard, as well as floor to ceiling windows where the original barn entrance once stood.


The comfy lounge with its beautiful oak flooring is designed for large group gatherings with three large sofas and an armchair situated around an LPG wood burner, soft rug and coffee table. This relaxed area is the perfect place to sit back and relax whilst enjoying a night in with family and friends. A large flat screen, wall mounted TV with separate DVD/CD player is also provided along with a good range of board games.

Dolly's Barn Lounge and Dining Room

A huge wooden dining table is located alongside a well-equipped kitchen in a beautifully light and airy section of the living room. The dining table comfortably seats 10 plus and is great for all occasions, including celebrating birthdays and anniversaries. Situated along one side of the living room, the fully fitted kitchen has all the necessary appliances for rustling up meals, including a large range electric oven with five gas hobs, a microwave, a Bosch dishwasher and two fridges. A washing machine and freezer are also installed.


A door off the kitchen leads to the handy ground floor double bedroom with courtyard window, antique pine bedside cabinets and matching double wardrobe with drawers. Conveniently located downstairs this useful bedroom is great for grandparents or other guests a little unsure of the stairs. It also benefits from its own en-suite shower room.

Kitchen Groundfloor Ensuite

The wide stairs from the entrance hall lead up to the first floor hallway, which has sloping ceilings, wood beams and traditional floorboards running throughout that once resided in Ilfracombe Town�s former theatre.

Double room

The first room off the hallway is a spacious double bedroom with en-suite bathroom. Overlooking the courtyard this pretty bedroom is elegantly furnished with matching antique pine double wardrobe and chest of drawers. A cot is also located in this room.

Along the hallway are two cosy twin bedrooms and a sweet single with Victorian style day bed, beautifully accessorised with scatter cushions. These three bedrooms share the fully fitted family bathroom with bath and overhead electric shower, wash hand basin and loo. All of these rooms have a wonderful, traditional period feel with quaint sloping ceilings and wood beams.

Once a hayloft, the last bedroom situated at the end of the hallway is now an elegant Master Bedroom with king-size bed and en-suite shower room. The bedroom's large window overlooks the gardens to the rear of the property and has some wonderful views of the North Devon countryside. A flat screen TV is also located in this room.

Double Room Dolly's Barn

To the rear of Dolly's Barn is the historic central courtyard and the cottage's private dining area with picnic tables and built in barbeque. There are also 3.5 acres of communal gardens to explore featuring children's play area and table tennis.

Property Features

  • Central heating
  • LPG Wood burner
  • 32” flat screen TV with Freeview in lounge
  • Second flat screen TV with Freeview in Master Bedroom
  • Washing Machine
  • Large range electric double oven with grill and five gas hobs
  • Microwave
  • 2 Fridges
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Fully fitted kitchen
  • Selection of board games
  • All bed linen supplied, including duvets
  • Towels are provided
  • Parking for up to 4 cars
  • Built in BBQ
  • Play area
  • ‘Beach bag’ – including buckets & spades, crab lines, fishing nets and body boards
  • Babysitting Service is available
  • wifi

Welcome Pack

On arrival you'll find a welcome pack consisting of Devon Cream Tea (for week long bookings), tea, coffee, sugar, milk and other household essentials, including tea towels, oven gloves, bin liners, liquid soaps, toilet rolls and cleaning materials for kitchen and bathrooms.

Special Festive Pack

A special ‘Festive’ Pack is offered for Christmas and New Year breaks with wine, chocolates or biscuits, and Christmas crackers all in addition to the standard welcome pack. Not to mention a luxury tree with decorations. The Festive Pack is offered to guests staying for a minimum of five nights over either Christmas or New Year.

Prices, Booking & Contacting Us

To check the latest prices and availability for Dolly's Barn please visit our online booking page or alternatively you can contact us by email at [email protected] or by phone on 01271 377432.